UTair Extends Cooperation with Turbomeca Germany
On May 17, at the 5th annual International Helicopter Exhibition HeliRussia 2012 held in Moscow, UTair Aviation subsidiary UTair-Engineering and Turbomeca Germany signed an agreement for the construction of a new MRO Center for Turbomeca engines and their components.
The purpose of this agreement is to expand and improve areas of cooperation between Turbomeca Germany and UTair-Engineering. Turbomeca provides UTair-Engineering with design and manufacturing services as well as technical support and sales for gas turbine engines, their models, assemblies and parts.
UTair-Engineering is the largest MRO operator for helicopters of domestic and foreign production in Russia. Results of 2011 and plans for 2012 demonstrate the dynamic development and strong growth of UTair-Engineering. The main UTair-Engineering focus for 2012 will be to address strategic objectives in fleet modernization and the development of new markets in Russia and abroad.